Additional resources

Business Associations

Henrico has a variety of business organizations available to provide a community network to support your business success.

American Marketing Association (AMA), Richmond Area Chapter

Empowers marketing professionals through information, education, relationships and resources that enhance career development

Brook Road Business Association

Works to maintain the historical integrity of the Brook Road corridor while fostering new development and redevelopment

Contact 804-370-8650 for more information. 

Gayton Crossing Merchant’s Association

Provides information and networking opportunities for business owners who are part of this charming colonial-style shopping center located at the intersection of Gayton, Gaskins and Quioccasin Roads

Henrico Business Council (HBC)

Connects business leaders through various educational and social events while serving as a liaison to local governments; the HBC is the advocacy arm of ChamberRVA

Henrico Business Leaders (HBL)

Sponsors a wide range of networking, education and community-building events to strengthen and grow business relationships while bringing Henrico residents, businesses and government closer together

Henrico County Bar Association

Works to reinforce the high standards of honor and integrity that are part of the legal profession while promoting reform in law and judicial procedures; also offers numerous educational and social events for its membership

Home Building Association of Richmond (HBAR)

Provides education, networking and marketing support for the local homebuilding community and advocates for the industry in the legislative, regulatory and political arenas

Innsbrook CONNECT

A networking program that combines the Executives' Breakfast Series, B2B Lunch Meet events and Innsbrook After Hours Socials for business professionals who work in the Innsbrook Corporate Center

Lakeside Business Association

Promotes the Lakeside business community through a combination of marketing efforts, events and dissemination of information to the public

Call 804-266-4315 for more information. 

Patterson Avenue Business Association (PABA)

Enables owners of businesses along Patterson Avenue to network, discover prospects, explore opportunities for referrals and keep up with local information

Retail Merchants Association (RMA)

Henrico-based organization that champions the success of retailers and related businesses in the Richmond metro area and educates and inspires the retail community through events and programs

Richmond Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)

One of the oldest and largest SHRM chapters in the US, Richmond SHRM supports HR professionals by provide continuing education and professional development opportunities


Strives to foster a vibrant small business community in the Greater Richmond area by matching experienced volunteers to small business owners for free mentoring and education

Virginia Community Capital (VCC)

Partners with businesses to provide innovative and flexible financial resources and advisory services for projects designed to have a positive impact on the community